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Libraries, community centres and youth centres

Find out about libraries that are open and further plans. Our youth centres remain closed.

Highfields Library

The library has books to borrow, free access to computers and information. It’s free to join so why not come along and see what we have for you?

Opening times

Days Opening hours
Monday 9am - 6pm
Tuesday 9am - 6pm
Wednesday 9am - 6pm
Thursday 9am - 6pm
Friday 9am - 6pm
Saturday 10am - 4pm
Sunday Closed

Computers and internet


The library is all on one level and has disabled parking, a wide entrance and an accessible toilet. We also have a large text keyboard and track ball mouse.

For Children and Young People

  • Children's books for all ages, from babies to young adults
  • Toddler Time every Tuesday from 10am - 12 noon 
  • Homework help run on:
    • Monday: 3pm - 5.45pm
    • Wednesday: 3pm - 5.45pm
    • Thursday: 3pm - 5.45pm
    • Saturday: 12pm - 3pm
  • Baby changing facilities

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Contact us

Ring us: 0116 2995494
Write to us: 98 Melbourne Road, LE2 0DS
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